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Forum: Excursion - King of SUVs 04-22-2013, 07:45 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,055
Posted By scottman70
One other thing.....the Excursions do not tow as...

One other thing.....the Excursions do not tow as well as the pickups. THey need to have air bags, shocks, and steering stabilizers to make them tow straight down the road without white knuckling it!...
Forum: Excursion - King of SUVs 04-22-2013, 07:43 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,055
Posted By scottman70
Whatever you do, don't get a 6.0! Any motor that...

Whatever you do, don't get a 6.0! Any motor that needs mods to make it reliable is garbage and that's what the 6.0 is! 7.3 all the way!!
Forum: 2009+ F150 03-03-2013, 03:11 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,609
Posted By scottman70
Hey guys just though I'd drop in a nd say hi...

Hey guys just though I'd drop in a nd say hi again!! Have 6,257 miles on the Cummins now and everything is all good. Been getting 14.5-16 mpgs city and 19-20 mpgs highway. The mileage I've been...
Forum: Excursion - King of SUVs 03-03-2013, 03:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 927
Posted By scottman70
What a dummy! Put some lockers on that Ex before...

What a dummy! Put some lockers on that Ex before you tear it all up! That's the wrong way to crawl over rocks! That guy's gonna destroy that truck if he keeps that crap up!
Forum: 2009+ F150 09-18-2012, 01:39 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,609
Posted By scottman70
FINALLY! Got my new 2012 3500 Crew Cab Dodge 2wd...

FINALLY! Got my new 2012 3500 Crew Cab Dodge 2wd with 3.73's home today! Would have liked a Ford but sheesh they just cost way to much more! Driving home in mixed driving I reset the mpg average...
Forum: 2009+ F150 09-15-2012, 01:40 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,609
Posted By scottman70
Well guys.....last post for this thread from me. ...

Well guys.....last post for this thread from me. I visited the Dodge dealer today and I can get a new 2012 SLT 4x4 crew cab with a Cummins A/T for $37K before fees and they are treating me right...
Forum: 2009+ F150 09-14-2012, 12:35 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,609
Posted By scottman70
I prefer to trade it in because it cuts the sales...

I prefer to trade it in because it cuts the sales tax by over half. I only have to pays sales tax on the difference between my trade value and the truck price. I actually have 2 trades so if I can...
Forum: 2009+ F150 09-13-2012, 02:55 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,609
Posted By scottman70
So sounds to me like I will have to go with Load...

So sounds to me like I will have to go with Load E tires and a set of air bags and probably some Rancho 9000xl shocks. Those items should get the F150 pretty well stabilized while towing 10K!

As...
Forum: 2009+ F150 09-10-2012, 11:37 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,609
Posted By scottman70
$15K is trade in value. When I bought this...

$15K is trade in value. When I bought this Suburban it took me months to find one. They are very rare with the 8.1 in a 2500! One guy flew in from Oregon to Az and beat me to the punch on one! ...
Forum: 2009+ F150 09-10-2012, 10:56 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,609
Posted By scottman70
Well just returned from the SORRY Sanderson Ford...

Well just returned from the SORRY Sanderson Ford dealer! I say sorry because their valuation of my trade in was truly insulting!! My 2006 2500HD Suburban 8.1 with leather, mint condition, 60K miles...
Forum: 2009+ F150 09-10-2012, 08:29 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,609
Posted By scottman70
I think the ecoboost would out-tow the 6.2 simply...

I think the ecoboost would out-tow the 6.2 simply based on power and torque to weight ratio. I know the ecoboost will have the power, it's just if the truck is comfortable to tow 10K with with or if...
Forum: 2009+ F150 09-10-2012, 08:27 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,609
Posted By scottman70
What about the P-metric tires will they really...

What about the P-metric tires will they really hold up to 11K tow rating? That has me a little concerned...
Forum: 2009+ F150 09-10-2012, 07:58 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,609
Posted By scottman70
Cannot make up my mind!

I weighed my 26fsak toy hauler and it will weigh 10K all filled up and ready for camping. I've been to the dealer driven an ecoboost f150 and a super duty f250 6.2. I actually prefer the f150 since...
Forum: EcoBoost (3.5L, 2.0L) 09-02-2012, 06:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,012
Posted By scottman70
. How well does your ecoboost tow up the...

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How well does your ecoboost tow up the steep grades like 5-7%? How fast can you tow on those type hills?
Forum: EcoBoost (3.5L, 2.0L) 09-02-2012, 06:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,012
Posted By scottman70
Test drove and ecoboost yesterday as well as an...

Test drove and ecoboost yesterday as well as an F250 gasser and diesel. The ecoboost was imho the most impressive of them all! The 6.2 is a total joke of a gas engine!!! In the f250 it was a total...
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